Thistlewood History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
Early Origins of the Thistlewood family
The surname Thistlewood was first found in Yorkshire
where they held a family seat
from very ancient times, before and after the Norman Conquest
in 1066, when that county included the northern part of Lancashire
, about the 11th century.
Early History of the Thistlewood family
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Early Notables of the Thistlewood family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Thistlewood family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Peter Thistlethwaite who settled in Barbados in 1680 with his servant; Ann and Agnes Thistlewait settled in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1820.
Contemporary Notables of the name Thistlewood (post 1700)
- Napoleon Bonaparte Thistlewood (1837-1915), American Republican politician, Mayor of Cairo, Illinois, 1879-83, 1897-1901; U.S. Representative from Illinois 25th District, 1908-13 CITATION[CLOSE]
The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 22) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
- Arthur Thistlewood (1770-1820), English conspirator
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- ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 22) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html